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US General: Russia Using ‘Same Playbook’ in Libya as in Ukraine, Syria  

Russia is further destabilizing Libya to gain a stronghold in northern Africa, just as it has in Eastern Europe and the Middle East, according to a top official with U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM).”Russia is executing the same playbook as successfully employed in Crimea, Ukraine and to a lesser extent in Syria. Russia has proved its willingness to violate sovereign nations, and appears willing to do the same in Africa,” Brigadier General Gregory Hadfield, AFRICOM deputy director for intelligence, told reporters Friday.Hadfield said at least 14 MiG-29 fighter jets and Su-24 bomber aircraft were “flown by members of the Russian military” …read more

Source:: Voice of America


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